Commercial web RTL has boarded the Hallmark Entertainment fantasy series "Dinotopia" as co-production partner.
HBO Asia has upped senior vice president of sales and marketing James Marturano to exec VP of HBO Asia and managing director of HBO South Asia.
Leading Brazilian pay TV programmer Globosat will rebrand its five film channels in October. Telecine 1, which features new releases and is the highest rated pay TV net in Brazil along with…
German kidvidder BKN Intl. has acquired for $13 million the exploitation rights to the library of New York-based Good Times Entertainment.
One of the biggest surprises amid the most recent batch of national household syndie ratings is the boost that the season preem of "Live With Regis" earned week-to-week and year-to-year. Skein, which…
Satellite companies DirecTV and Echostar have hauled the federal government into court over a law that the companies say would do serious damage to their business.
British TV distributors know they will always be a distant second to Hollywood, but they have devised plans to up the U.K.'s 9% share of the global programming export market.
Japanese judo, soccer and baseball have led to ratings power for the 2000 Sydney Olympics in the world's second-largest TV market.
NBC just debuted a new addition to its executive lineup: Tim Dempsey has been named vice president of program scheduling at the Peacock. Dempsey reports to Ted Frank, who was recently upped to senior…
German cable wars took a new turn Wednesday with the Deutsche Landesmedienanstalten, Germany's highest media authority, issuing a warning to cabler Primacom over plans to introduce fees to digital…
"Grosse Pointe," the show within a show from TV wonderkid Darren Star ("Melrose Place," "Sex and the City") uses a fictional nighttime drama as a conduit for juicy Hollywood gossip and biting satire…